Palestine, OH Profile: Facts, Map & Data


Palestine Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Palestine Content

Also See: Palestine, OH ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Palestine, Ohio - Basic Facts

The Village of Palestine is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Darke County at latitude 40.0502 and longitude -84.7443. Darke County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 1,109 feet.

The formal official name is the Village of Palestine, but most people and references simply refer to it as Palestine, Ohio.

The P1 Census Class Code for Palestine indicates a populated place that is also an incorporated place with the same name and the same census code. The Incorporated Place has a Functional Status Code "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The formal boundaries for the Village of Palestine (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.15 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Village of Palestine, OH Boundary Map


Also See: BIG Map | Driving Directions | OH Congressional Districts
Boundary Maps: Township of Liberty | Darke County | Ohio Counties

Search the map for:

Palestine, OH Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 195
Population in Households 195
Population in Familes 166
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 1,335
Diversity Index2 13


Total Households 78
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 56
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 89 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 61 (68.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 17 (19.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 11 (12.4%)
Median Home Value $116,071
Average Home Value $172,541


Median Household Income $51,687
Average Household Income $68,535
Per Capita Income $26,910
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.59% -0.21%
Households -0.3% -0.26%
Families 0.86% -0.36%
Median Household Income   3.61%
Per Capita Income   2.59%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Palestine, OH - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Palestine to the other 1,204 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Ohio by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 1089 10th
Population Density1 # 560 54th
Diversity Index2 # 485 60th
Median Household Income # 478 60th
Per Capita Income # 318 74th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Ohio Census Data Comparison Tool.